Friday, April 1St


9:00 – Welcoming Comments

9:15 – 10:15Incentives for Innovation” Gustavo Manso (University of California),

10:00 – 10:45Contests for Experimentation” Navin Kartik (Columbia University),

10:45 – 11:00   Coffee Break

11:00-11:45 Experimenting with Contests for Experimentation” Cary Deck (University of Alaska- Anchorage and University of Arkansas)

11:45 – 1:15 Lunch

1:15 – 2:00Generalizations of the General Lotto and Colonel Blotto Games” Brian Roberson (Purdue University),

2:00 – 2:45Best of Five Contests Experiments: Can Women Survive” Laura Razzolini (Virginia Commonwealth University)

2:45 – 3:00 Coffee Break

3:00 – 3:45 The Effects of Competition and Peer-to-Peer Teaching on Learning” Erik Kimbrough (Simon Fraser University)

3:45 – 4:30  “Using Contests for Charity Fundraising” Jim Murphy (University of Alaska Anchorage)



Saturday, April 2nd

9:00 – 9:45Behavior in All-Pay Auctions with Ties” Dan Kovenock (Chapman University),

9:45 – 10:30All-Pay Auctions with Non-monotonic Payoffs” Subhasish Chowdhury (University of East Anglia),

10:30 – 10:45 Coffee Break

10:45 – 11:30 How to Design Contests between Heterogeneous Contestants: An Experimental Study of tie breaks and Bid Caps in All-Pay Actions.” Roman Sheremeta (Case Western Reserve University)

11:30 – 12:00 Discussion and Closing Comments

 

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